Charting the LifeCourse Showcase May 17-18, 2017 in Kansas City: Registration now open!

Charting the LifeCourse Showcase May 17-18, 2017 in Kansas City: Registration now open!

The Charting the LifeCourse Showcase is being held May 17 and 18, 2017, in conjunction with the CoP 2017 Annual Meeting, taking place May 16, 2017, in...

#LifeCourse in Action: Informing Families in #Washington State archive is now available!

#LifeCourse in Action: Informing Families in #Washington State archive is now available!

Our latest Innovations webinar, LifeCourse in Action: Informing Families in Washington State, was presented this afternoon. There are some incredible initiatives and changes happening in...

Don’t miss the next CoP #Innovations webinar! Informing Families in Washington State 1/26/17

Don’t miss the next CoP #Innovations webinar! Informing Families in Washington State 1/26/17

INNOVATIONS IN SUPPORTING FAMILIES WEBINAR SERIES LifeCourse in Action: Informing Families in Washington State January 26, 2017 2PM Eastern / 1PM Central / 12PM Mountain /...

Supporting Families at the NASDDDS 2016 Director’s Forum and Mid-Year Conference in Kansas City, MO, June 7-10

Supporting Families at the NASDDDS 2016 Director’s Forum and Mid-Year Conference in Kansas City, MO, June 7-10

The National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services (NASDDDS) convened its annual Directors Forum and Mid-Year Conference last week, June 7-10, 2016, at the...

2016 Supporting Families CoP Annual Meeting Overview & Photo Gallery

2016 Supporting Families CoP Annual Meeting Overview & Photo Gallery

Since 2013, the National Community of Practice for Supporting Families of Individuals with I/DD has convened an annual meeting in Kansas City, MO to gather...

NASDDDS MYC Plenary Panel: Supporting Families as an Essential Component of Medicaid Funded Supports & Services

NASDDDS MYC Plenary Panel: Supporting Families as an Essential Component of Medicaid Funded Supports & Services

Tennessee leaders will discuss the outreach efforts and targeted strategies identified and implemented to solicit family and individual input to ensure supports to families are...

NASDDDS MYC Plenary Panel: Partnering Family & Community Engagement

NASDDDS MYC Plenary Panel: Partnering Family & Community Engagement

The Supporting Families Community of Practice (CoP) has developed a universal strategy for providing information, outreach and supports based on the knowledge that approximately 75%...

Informing Families: Dylan’s Dream

Informing Families: Dylan’s Dream

We are thrilled about Dylan’s Dream, a video just released at InformingFamilies.org, a project of the Washington Developmental Disabilities Council, one of the CoP state...

Washington State: Smart Living: Technology @ Home & Community

Washington State: Smart Living: Technology @ Home & Community

The Washington state CoP team recently kicked off the Smart Living Project and is recruiting participants. The aim of the project is to explore how technology...

Technology and Supporting Families: Read the latest Innovations Series Issue Brief!

Technology and Supporting Families: Read the latest Innovations Series Issue Brief!

The Community of Practice (CoP) is working on discovering integrated, flexible, and innovative strategies for supporting the entire family, rather than focusing solely on formal...